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Arlene Davila

Professor, Anthropology and Social And Cultural Analysis, Faculty of Arts & Science

    19972016
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    Research Output 1997 2016

    Article
    Authenticity
    Informal Economy
    Crafting
    Puerto Rico

    Culture in the battleground: From nationalist to pan-latino projects

    Davila, A., Jan 1 2000, In : Museum Anthropology. 23, 3, p. 26-41 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Nationalists
    Latinos

    Dreams of Place, Housing Struggles

    Davila, A., 2003, In : Journal of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies. 15, 1, p. 112-137

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    El Kiosko Budweiser: The making of a "national" television show in Puerto Rico

    Dávila, A., Aug 1998, In : American Ethnologist. 25, 3, p. 452-470 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    television show
    Puerto Rico
    local television
    popular television
    mass media
    selling
    empowerment
    ethnicity
    Tourism
    politicization
    selling
    empowerment

    Latinizing culture: Art, museums, and the politics of U.S. multicultural encompassment

    Dávila, A., May 1999, In : Cultural Anthropology. 13, 2, p. 180-202 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Art museums

    Local and Diasporic Tainos: Rethinking Taino Reality and Imagery

    Davila, A., 1998, Latino Review of Books, 3, 3, p. 2-10.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Mapping Latinidad: Language and Culture in the Spanish TV Battlefront

    Davila, A., 2000, In : Television & New Media. 1, 1, p. 75-94 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    language
    Language

    Negotiating culture and dollars: The politics of corporate sponsorship in Puerto Rico

    Dávila, A., Aug 1997, In : Identities. 4, 1, p. 71-97 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    sponsorship
    Puerto Rico
    festival
    dollar
    politics

    On Latin@s and the Immigration Debate

    Dávila, A., Mullings, L., Rosaldo, R., Plascencia, L. F. B., Chavez, L. R., Magaña, R., Rosas, G., Aparicio, A., Nájera, L. G., Zavella, P., Gálvez, A. & Rosa, J. D., 2014, In : American Anthropologist. 116, 1, p. 146-159 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    immigration
    Latin Language
    Immigration

    Race and the Cultural Spaces of Neoliberalism: Introduction

    Londoño, J. & Davila, A., Sep 2010, In : Identities. 17, 5, p. 455-457 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    cultural identity
    neoliberalism
    Neoliberalism
    Cultural Identity

    Ricardo Alegria 1921-2010: The Man Who Made it “OK” To be Puerto Rican (Commentary)

    Davila, A., 2010, National Institute of Latino Policy.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Se vende con cultura o se vende la cultura? Publicidad comercial y cotidianidad en Puerto Rico

    Davila, A., 1997, Revista de Ciencias Sociales, 2, p. 25-41.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Should We Have a National Latino Museum? A Fix for Ignorance and Exclusion

    Davila, A., Apr 27 2011, New York Times Room for Debate.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Talking Back: Hispanic Media and U.S. Latinidad

    Davila, A., 2000, In : Centro Journal. 12, 1, p. 37-48

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The American Dream is Latino, For a Change. Review of Resurrection Blvd

    Davila, A., Jun 29 2001, The Chronicle Review, p. B16.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    The Latino Vote: Stereotype and spin belie demographic complexity

    Davila, A., 2008, The Chronicle Review, 55, 9, p. B4.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

    Book

    Contemporary Latino/a Media: Production, Circulation and Politics

    Davila, A. (ed.) & Rivero, Y. M. (ed.), 2014, New York University Press. 365 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    work culture
    economy
    Values
    cultural economy
    shopping center
    shopping center
    Latin America
    politics
    social inequality
    Colombia
    Latinos
    Marketing
    Hollywood
    Industry
    Economics
    Latinos
    Public Image
    Minorities
    National Identity
    Patriot

    Mambo Montage: The Latinization of New York

    Laó-Montes, A. & Davila, A., 2001, New York, NY: Columbia University Press. 493 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Sponsored Identities: Cultural Politics in Puerto Rico

    Davila, A., 1997, Philadelphia, Pa: Temple University Press. 301 p. (Puerto Rican studies)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Book/Film/Article review

    Review of 2016 Driving after Class: Anxious Times in an American Suburb by Rachel Heiman

    Davila, A., 2016, In : American Anthropologist. 118, p. 433

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

    Review of 2016 Latino/a Art: Race and the Illusion of Equality

    Davila, A., May 2016, Art 21 Magazine.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

    Review of Cubans in Puerto Rico: Ethnic Economy and Cultural Identity by José Cobas and Jorge Duany

    Davila, A., 1998, HAHR - Hispanic American Historical Review, 78, 3, p. 518-519.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

    Review of Latin Looks: Images of Latinas and Latinos in the U.S. Media, by Clara Rodriguez.

    Davila, A., 1997, Latino Review of Books, p. 28-30.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

    Review of Popular Expression and National Identity in Puerto Rico. By Lillian Guerra

    Davila, A., 1998, Plantation Society in the Americas, 2-3, p. 374-376.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

    Review of Rescuing the Politics of the Popular. Review of From Bomba to Hip-Hop: Puerto Rican Culture and Latino Identity. By Juan Flores

    Davila, A., 2000, Latino Research Review, p. 31-33.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

    Chapter

    A Nation of Shop Til You Drop Consumers?

    Davila, A., 2010, Blowing Up The Brand: Critical Perspectives on Promotional Paradigms. Aronczyk, M. & Powers, D. (eds.). Peter Land Publishers, p. 93-114

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Contending Nationalisms

    Davila, A., 1997, Puerto Rican Jam: Beyond Colonialism and Nationalism. Negrón, F. & Grosfoguel, R. (eds.). Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, p. 231-242

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Crafting Culture: Selling and Contesting Authenticity in Puerto Rico';s Informal Economy

    Dávila, A., Feb 25 2008, Critical Cultural Policy Studies: A Reader. Wiley Blackwell, p. 302-310 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Puerto Rico
    selling
    authenticity
    Economic Policy
    tourist

    Culture in the Adworld: Producing the Latin Look

    Davila, A., 2002, The Social Practice of Media: Anthropological Interventions in the Age of Electronic Reproduction. Ginsburg, F. & Larkin, B. (eds.). Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, p. 264-281

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Local and Diasporic Tainos: Rethinking Taino Reality and Imagery

    Davila, A., 1998, Taino Revival: Critical Perspectives on Puerto Rican Identity and Cultural Politics. Haslip-Viera, G. (ed.). New York: Center for Puerto Rican Studies, p. 11-30

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Mapping Latinidad. Language and Culture in the Spanish TV Battlefront

    Davila, A., Apr 30 2016, Globalization on the Line: Culture, Capital, and Citizenship at U.S. Borders. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 147-165 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    language

    Shorter Version of "Talking Back: Hispanic Media and U.S. Latinidad"

    Davila, A., 2016, (Accepted/In press) Latino/a Popular Culture. Romero, M., Cardenas, J. & Habell-Pallan, M. (eds.). New York, NY: New York University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    The Latin Side of Madison Avenue: Marketing and the Language that Makes Us “Hispanics”

    Davila, A., 2001, Mambo Montage: The Latinization of New York. Lao, A. & Davila, A. (eds.). New York: Columbia University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    The marketable neighborhood: Commercial latinidad in New York's east Harlem

    Dávila, A., Nov 27 2003, MediaSpace: Place, Scale and Culture in a Media Age. Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, p. 95-113 19 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    The Marketable Neighborhood: Outdoor Ads Meet Street Art

    Davila, A., 2004, Mediaspace: Place, Space and Culture in a Media Age. Couldry, N. & McCarthy, A. (eds.). Routledge

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Review article

    Locating neoliberalism in time, space, and "culture"

    Dávila, A., Sep 1 2014, In : American Quarterly. 66, 3, p. 549-555 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    neoliberalism
    time
    Neoliberalism